The Real Reason I’m Always Tired

     I'm tired. I'm tired all the time. The only time I have energy is after my morning coffee has kicked in, and even then it's only for about four hours. I suffer from what many moms suffer from, the superwoman syndrome that has plagued society for the past 20-30 years. We come from a [...]

7 Tips for Peaceful Co-Parenting

Co-parenting can be a challenge for many former couples. It is often something that people don't even discuss until they're deep in the throes of already doing it.  I've noticed with a few friends of mine that co-parenting isn't thought of thoroughly until their ex-partner does or says something they don't agree with, then voices [...]

Send Help, The Baby is Winning!

Help. Me. Help me, please! It has been a while since I've had to negotiate with a tiny chubby faced terrorist, but I can assure you they have evolved their tactics over the past 10 years. I was lulled into a false sense of security thinking I had won the battle of sleep training. Insert [...]

The Pacifier Fairy

Ahhh...whew! OK, glad we got the initial scream out of the way. I am in the throws of sleep training my youngest, who is ten months old. If you are one of those moms who had children sleeping successfully in their own cribs from the day they entered this world, congratulations. The rest of us [...]